Calum Scott’s “Dancing On My Own” 1 Mic 1 Take

Calum Scott’s “Dancing On My Own” 1 Mic 1 Take is a poignant and meaningful version of Robyn’s hit “Dancing On My Own”. The video was filmed in the famed Capitol Records studios. This song really takes on a new meaning with Scott’s singing about watching a love interest who seems to be very interested in someone else. The line “I am not the guy you are taking home” has really struck a chord with most of us at some point in our lives. There is so much emotion in his vocals. You can almost feel the scene and loneliness. It is beautiful and almost heartbreaking at the same time. Check out the video:

While in the States, he performed his global viral hit, “Dancing On My Own,” on Late Night with Seth Meyers, Ellen and  Good Morning America.


A bit more info on the song and Calum Scott:

“Dancing On My Own” has entered the charts at both Top 40 Pop and AC Radio and continues to climb. The song was the best-selling U.K. single of 2016 by a British solo artist and has been nominated for a Brit Award for Best Single.  Calum also recently wrapped up his first North American headline tour, selling out shows across the country.

Calum Scott’s poignant version of Robyn’s “Dancing On My Own” quickly charted in over 34 countries on Spotify, peaking at No. 1 on the Viral chart in six countries, including the U.S.  The song now has over 170 million streams worldwide and global adjusted track sales exceed 3 million. Cumulative views of Scott’s “Dancing On My Own” videos have surpassed 122 million, while the song has charted at No. 1 on iTunes in 11 countries and is certified Platinum in four countries.  In the U.K., it hit #2 on the Official Singles Sales chart and was the most-downloaded song of the summer. Calum was born in the port city of Hull in Northern England and is currently at work on his debut album.  He was a finalist on the 2015 season of “Britain’s Got Talent.”

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Earle Dutton

Earle Dutton

Earle Dutton is the Chief Blogger and Editor of He founded in 2013 to provide information about LGBTQ friendly events of interest, and to support LGBTQ entertainers and supportive artists who visit our community. Earle is a successful businessman in the Pacific Northwest with a long history of support for and involvement in, the Northwest LGBTQ community. His personal interests include: music, theater, pets, culinary arts and technology.

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